If performed correctly, there will be no loss of system or user data on the drive.However, if the firmware process is interrupted for any reason, your solid state drive may not function properly.However, it is complicated and somewhat time consuming.
When you send your select your drive from the list above and enter your email address and your name, our system will search its DVD burner firmware update database and email you the latest download link so you can download it immediately from your manufacturer or another authoritative source.
We obtained a bunch of Gen8 Blades for a client down in Florida and I figured I would create a quick “how to” guide on updating the firmware.
First, visit the UConnect upgrade site, whose URL may have changed since we posted this.
Put in your VIN number (you do have that in Last Pass, 1Password, or such, right?
If you use a different software to extract ZIP Archive files, please refer to the software manufacturer's instructions.
The procedure should be similar to those outlined below. Click on File Follow the Prompts from 'Extraction Wizard' Click on "NEXT" Choose a location to extract the files to (or leave as default) and click "NEXT" Click on "FINISHED" The files should be extracted to the location shown.
Several times a month, we will send you news about firmware, DVD/CD media, and other productsa.
You can remove yourself from this news email list at any time. We never release your email address to other companies. -- Newer firmware for your drive means it can burn more brands of DVD-R, DVD R or CD-R discs, more accurately, and usually faster.
In order to upgrade the firmware of your device the following requirements must be met.
Requirements: - Access to a PC capable of writing one of the following formats CD-R/CD-RW/DVD-R/DVD-RW/DVD R/DVD RW - Access to a PC capable of extracting ZIP archive files.
If no firmware version is found, the firmware version is old and the device needs to be updated.  ,  ,  ,  followed by the [DISPLAY] buttons. The "Model Name" section displays the chasis number of your product.